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Around the Web: "Microbial Wildlife Managers"

Today's New York Times has a fascinating article about medical ecology - using the human microbome to heal instead of anti-biotics (not in all cases of course).

Besides fighting off infections, the article discusses among other topics research into how, during delivery, microbes prepare infants to digest breast milk. NYT: Tending the Body’s Microbial Garden 

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